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#452924 - Sun Aug 04 2013 07:43 PM Kelly Springfield Tires Sign 1917 Detroit photo
maojunior Offline
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Registered: Sun Jul 10 2011
Loc: NY
I hope this is proper area for this, but I though others might like to see a photo of Detroit 1917 with enormous Kelly Tires sign.

Kelly Tires Sign from twitter

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#452927 - Sun Aug 04 2013 07:44 PM Re: Kelly Springfield Tires Sign 1917 Detroit photo [Re: maojunior]
maojunior Offline
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Registered: Sun Jul 10 2011
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That is the twitter account of Presidential Historian, Michael Beschloss, who posts some incredible pics from US history.

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#452938 - Sun Aug 04 2013 07:53 PM Re: Kelly Springfield Tires Sign 1917 Detroit photo [Re: maojunior]
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Registered: Fri Sep 07 2007
Loc: So. Ca.
Detroit seemed a little nicer in 1917.. cool
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#452941 - Sun Aug 04 2013 07:57 PM Re: Kelly Springfield Tires Sign 1917 Detroit photo [Re: advertologist]
maojunior Offline
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Registered: Sun Jul 10 2011
Loc: NY
I can't believe how picture perfect it looked in 1917!! So developed!!

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#452950 - Sun Aug 04 2013 08:16 PM Re: Kelly Springfield Tires Sign 1917 Detroit photo [Re: advertologist]
Dick Bennett Offline
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Registered: Wed Oct 25 2000
Loc: Santa Paula, Calif
Originally Posted By: advertologist
Detroit seemed a little nicer in 1917.. cool

I'd bet a lot of places were Nicer in 1917, including Long Beach! BUT w/o AC, Internet, TV, Extra Disposable income for collecting, etc, etc......

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#452952 - Sun Aug 04 2013 08:17 PM Re: Kelly Springfield Tires Sign 1917 Detroit photo [Re: maojunior]
Dave's Garage Offline
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Registered: Mon Dec 05 2011
Loc: Abbotsford, British Columbia, ...
Cool photo of a great city during better times!
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Dave GILL,
Dave's Garage & Memorabilia, Inc.

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#452957 - Sun Aug 04 2013 08:34 PM Re: Kelly Springfield Tires Sign 1917 Detroit photo [Re: Dave's Garage]
Steven C. Online   content
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Registered: Fri Jun 01 2012
Loc: MICHIGAN
Very cool Photo!!! Thanks for sharing!! Being from Detroit metro area, it kinda hits home a bit.


Edited by SC62 (Sun Aug 04 2013 08:35 PM)
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Steve Coppens
Always interested in Sunoco items!
Really want a Sunoco National pump add glass!!

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#453064 - Mon Aug 05 2013 02:00 AM Re: Kelly Springfield Tires Sign 1917 Detroit photo [Re: Steven C.]
67Chev4X4 Offline
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Registered: Thu Aug 14 2008
Loc: Cheyenne, WY
I'll bet that square looked wild at night with all of those neons. Mitch

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